Trip Planning

Trip planning really means food planning to us. When you're mapping out your route, turn to Chowhounds to help mark the best spots to stop for every meal (plus a few snacks and drinks in between).

Why You Should Always Take a Food Tour When You Travel

Making plans to travel may include things like buying airline tickets, making sure you have your passport, and booking a table at that restaurant everyone Instagrams. However, there is something else...

Anything good for Lunch and Dinner in PHX-Scottsdale?

by twodales2 1 day ago

Looking for good spots for good food in Scottsdale or PHX. From Diners to Nice Restaurants. Thanks for any tips.

Trip to Naples, Capri, and Ischia September 1-12 (Fingers Crossed)

by PenelopeWitherspoon 1 day ago

So a friend of mine and I are planning on arriving in Naples on September 1. We will spend the 1st full day there (September 2) on a boat cruising the Amalfi Coast, and will be in Naples a total o...


Lunch/brunch near-ish Logan?

by Splendid Spatula 4 days ago

Hi Hounds, looking to meet a friend this Sunday for a midday catchup, while she is between pickups and dropoffs at Logan. What makes sense, location-wise? Something in the Seaport? I'm not reall...

Boston Not High End Fancy

by jcmods 15 days ago

I am staying at the Hyatt on Lafayette and plan to do a lot of walking around. I am open to different neighborhoods. We like great food, but not necessarily stuffy high end places. Of course, being...


How to Transform Your American Vaccination Card into a French Health Pass

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 days ago

Our friends at Paris by Mouth walk through step by step how to obtain the French Health Pass that will be required as of August 1 to enter restaurants, cafes (even outdoor areas) and trains.

Lunch Suggestions in Napa/Calistoga

by Morgz45 13 days ago

We will be staying in Younteville in early November. We have stayed there before about 8 years ago but we are visiting different wineries this time. We are pretty sure where we want to make dinner ...

Heading back to D.C./The Beltway...

by gutreactions 1 month ago

How is the dining scene right now around The Beltway? Missed our trips to the area during the pandemic. What are the protocols? What's new in the culinary? Will be staying with family in Fairfax, V...

Portland birthday week

by chadnibal 18 days ago

We're in Portland for 5 days including my wife's birthday, don't know the area, but lobster, scallops, magret de canard, turtle soup, foie gras, trout, salmon, and arctic char are some of our favor...

Help with recommendation for Andalusia, Asturia and Barcelona

by silverlim 1 month ago

We are heading back to Spain in mid July. We are very sad and heartbroken to find out Ibai had closed, our no 1 restaurant in San Sebastian. We're glad that we made it back last year during pandemi...

Best eats (places) in Nashville with 16 year old girls

by jjacobs 15 days ago

Sweet 16 weekend in Nashville with a couple girls, best places to eat, see, listen to music, shop?

Denver to Durango and Northern New Mexico/Santa Fe

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by jen kalb 2 months ago

In August I will be taking a driving trip (mostly gardening and nature oriented) from Denver to Vail then southward (though Buena Vista, Salida etc) then westward to Durango for a multi-day gatheri...

Help for a Mon. or Tues.

by Joanie 1 month ago

I've got a feeling this board is even more dead than the Boston one, but hoping for a suggestion on a nice restaurant that's 1) open on a Mon. or Tues. 2) serves New American, northern Italian, non...

Denver Eats

by chewchow213 20 days ago

Hello Denver! Will be in town and want to book six dinners and five lunches (two take out). Is it worth the trip to go to Frasca when Tavernetta is close by? Any thoughts about Mercantile or ...

Spring trip to coastal Maine...

by gutreactions 3 years ago

Prepping for our return to Maine late in May. We stay in Kennebunkport and travel out from there. What new and interesting culinary news can you share with us? Our travel map ranges from mid-Coast ...

Paris Restaurant Itinerary Advice. First Visit!

by yell0fello 4 years ago

Hey everyone! We're a couple from San Francisco and will be visiting Paris for the first time in May. We have 7 nights and have been following this blog closely in our planning. Our current line...

Mission Bay San Diego

by t19103 23 days ago

Looking for the best culinary experiences in and around Mission Bay

Newport, RI outdoor dining

by caitlinhc 1 month ago

Going to Newport for 4th of July weekend. Our first post-covid trip with vaccinated friends and family. Any suggestions for outdoor venues for brunch or dinner? Casual atmosphere with good food (an...

Dining Recs for 2022 trip to Disneyworld

by amack 2 months ago

My in-laws are planning to take everyone to Orlando next April. We will be staying at the Waldorf, and we are a mixed group (8 adults, 5 kids ages 4-12), a few vegetarians, one traditional meat 'n...

Downtown Nashville Restaurants

by stuart954 24 days ago

looking for suggestions bbq, hot chicken etc price not an issue

First time in Andalusia/ back in Madrid

by dostrovs 1 month ago

After a short brake in a food related traveling we are planning to visit Sevilla, Cadiz, Malaga, Granada, Cordoba and Madrid in September. Any advice is appreciated. My last trip report: http...